ALBERTO ALIBERTI, PRESIDENT
As President of Atlas Ocean Voyages, Alberto Aliberti is innovating the industry by developing adventurous experiences in some of the world’s most captivating destinations. In preparation for the launch of World Navigator in 2021, he is leading a development team that is creating coveted land experiences that complement a small-ship environment. Prior to his appointment at Atlas Ocean Voyages, Alberto spent 15 years leading the strategic development and commercial operations of Mystic Invest Holding and its subsidiary river cruise company, DouroAzul. He was a member of the shoreside management teams at luxury cruise lines after starting his cruise career on board as a ship’s receptionist 25 years ago. Alberto is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and a former U.S. Marine Corps Infantry Officer.
VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS
LISA AUGUSTE, VP OPERATIONS
Serving as Vice President, Operations for Atlas Ocean Voyages, Lisa Auguste is responsible for the ongoing office and call center operations of the company’s Fort Lauderdale, Florida, headquarters. Experienced in many areas of the cruise industry, Lisa has worked in nearly every corporate capacity and served in leadership roles at multiple premium and luxury cruise lines. She was instrumental in quickly establishing Atlas Ocean Voyages’ U.S. headquarters and organizing the office into a functioning business.
VICE PRESIDENT, SALES AND TRADE PARTNERSHIPS
BRANDON TOWNSLEY, VP SALES AND TRADE PARTNERSHIPS
In his role as Vice President Sales and Trade Partnerships at Atlas Ocean Voyages, Brandon Townsley is committed to the Travel Advisor community. He leads the cruise brand’s sales strategy, giving special attention to building loyal and mutually rewarding relationships with trade partners and industry leaders as Atlas prepares for the launch of World Navigator in 2021. Brandon has more than 20 years of experience in the cruise industry and has helped launch more than a dozen high-profile cruise ships. His career has included many sales leadership roles, including Director of Strategic Accounts and Director of Business Development.
CHRISTINE BORRACK, DIRECTOR, FINANCE
The planning, implementation, managing and running of all financial activities of Atlas Ocean Voyages falls under the purview of Christine Borrack, the luxe-adventure brand’s Director of Finance. Christine brings more than 15 years of experience in accounting, finance and operational management. She played key roles in multiple company divestments and acquisitions with Cain Brothers, Ernst & Young and KPMG in her previous position as Controller at Ambrosia Treatment Centers. As a member of Ambrosia’s key leadership team, Christine collaborated on business model modifications and operational efficiencies that led to future company growth.